Read On! General Update (and puppies)

Your Library and your Library Director are busy right now! We just had our first staff training day, we’re wrapping up the information gathering portion of our strategic planning, I’m preparing for a trip to Chicago to be part of a study on library bandwidth, and my family is fostering two adorable puppies from the […]

Read On! Anniversary

On Friday, I celebrated my third anniversary as the director of the Thomas J. Harrison Pryor Public Library. When I applied for the position, I told my husband, “It’ll be good practice.” Having worked at my previous library for over ten years, I knew I needed practice at professional interviewing before I started submitting my […]

Read On! Library Card Sign-Up Month

In the middle of the Library’s board meeting last month my daughter, who just turned four, came in to ask, “Mommy, can I get a library card?” It was a heart-melting moment for this librarian. In our house, we’ve decided our kids will get cards when they’re old enough to write their names on the […]

The Library will be Closed for Labor Day

  Our building will be closed September 3rd, but our digital library is always open!